BUDGET HOTELS IN GUWAHATI
One of the fastest developing cities in Northeast India, Guwahati is the largest city in the state of Assam. The origins of Guwahati have been traced back to as early as the 4th century when it used to be the capital of the state. The Brahmaputra river flows adjacent to Guwahati, a city which has recently emerged into a major center for shopping and business. The city experiences a subtropical climate with hot summers, showery monsoons and cool winters. Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport at Guwahati is the major hub for air transport in the entire northeast with connection flights to most other cities in the region. You can get around Guwahati using private cabs or auto-rickshaws which can be hired by the hour or for the entire day.As Guwahati acts as the traveler’s gateway to the northeast, it is frequented by a large number of tourists (of all categories) every year. Therefore, finding budget hotels in Guwahati is quite an easy task. The best budget hotels in Guwahati are mostly situated in vicinity of its affordable attractions. In essence, these are makeshift arrangements offering a very basic set of amenities to guests. Catering to specific categories such as solo travelers or couples who wish to spend less on the accommodation part of their trip, these hotels often lack an on-site restaurant but may in return, offer a restricted set of food and beverages as a complimentary benefit.There are plenty of tourist spots to visit in Guwahati, even while on a budget such as Umananda Temple which was rebuilt post the 1897 earthquake, Kamakhya Temple with its domed roofs, Assam State Museum which houses Northeastern artifacts, The Regional Science Center with its scientific models, aquarium and even a full-sized plane, and Guwahati Planetarium which features space shows. Budget-friendly restaurants in Guwahati include Chennai Kitchen, Khorikaa, Mughal Garden and Khushboo Restaurant. You can go shopping for essentials at any of Guwahati’s malls such as Roodraksh Mall, The Hub, and Sohum Emporia.